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Canadian Encounters of a Human Kind
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,030. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 25, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
A Canadian is essentially a citizen of the world and the Canadian spirit is a sense of connection that makes the world work. Beyond that, nobody can define what it means to be Canadian because it's always changing. The moment we think we've got it, we find we've left something out.
The Story of the River Front at New Orleans
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 76,570. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » History » North America
The classic story of the New Orleans waterfront, c. 1955, is now in eBook format, including linked contents and index, and featuring all of the many illustrations and photographs found in the original paperback edition. Raymond J. Martinez was a prolific storyteller and historiographer of all things New Orleans, and in this work he accounts for many developments and people that still matter today.
George Washington and the Establishment of Civil-Military Operations in Relation to the Declaration of Independence - Military Subordination to the Continental Congress During the Revolutionary War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,520. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
This study examines General George Washington and the establishment of American civil-military relations with respect to the principles of the Declaration of Independence to emphasize Washington's struggle to balance military necessities with the supremacy of law and government by consent.
Honor Unbound
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 91,060. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » North America
Biographical in nature and written in narrative form, Honor Unbound details Emma's traumatic childhood in Canada, her harrowing escape to the United States and the injustices she witnessed that forced her to disguise herself as Franklin Thompson.
Albert Taylor Bledsoe Abraham Lincoln Critic Confederate States of America Leader
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Albert Taylor Bledsoe was a prominent leader in the Southern Confederacy. He helped craft the original constitution of the Confederate States of America. Just before the Civil War began he was a Professor of Mathematics at the University of Virginia. After leaving Illinois he held a similar position at the Univ. of Mississippi. During the war he was appointed acting Secretary of War in Richmond.
Judah P. Benjamin Louisiana Senator & Secretary of War Confederate States of America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877), Nonfiction » History » North America
Judah P. Benjamin was the son of Orthodox Jewish parents. He was raised primarily in South Carolina before moving on the North Carolina, where he attended Fayetteville Academy. Reviewers of lengthy bios of Benjamin have surmised that he is a dull subject. One of the principal biographers was criticized for missing many pivotal issues in Benjamin's life. Judah lived in England after the Civil War.
A Tale of Two Nations: Canada, U.S. and WW1 (part four)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
In Part Four, not long after his second inauguration, President Woodrow Wilson, following years of pledging American neutrality, declares war on Germany. Meanwhile, the Battle of Vimy Ridge often is called Canada’s coming of age, but is that how contemporary newspapers viewed the victory?
Alexander Stephens Vice President Confederate States of America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877), Nonfiction » History » North America
Alexander Stephens, Vice President of the Confederate States of America, was a sickly man from childhood. He was short and weighed very little. At the time of Viriginia's secession from the U.S., in 1861, the capital of the Confederacy was moved from Montgomery, Alabama to Richmond, Virginia. Alexander remained behind at his Crawfordville, Georgia home instead. Some writers have criticized this.
21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act: Helping Canadians Make Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples a Reality
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
The essential guide to understanding the Indian Act and its repercussion on generations of Indigenous peoples, written by a leading cultural sensitivity trainer. Bob Joseph dissects the complex issues and clearly demonstrates why learning about the Indian Act’s cruel, enduring legacy is essential for moving toward true reconciliation.
An Uncommon Road: How Canadian Sikhs Struggled out of the Fringes and into the Mainstream
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 74,950. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
A riveting, incisive account of some of the most complex politics in modern Canada, from the founder of the World Sikh Organization of Canada. An Uncommon Road is the celebration of an extraordinarily resilient people and a moving roadmap for how individuals, and a community, can fight for their own social justice and gain justice for all.
The Contribution of Spain and Cuba to American Independence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,570. Language: Spanish. Published: March 23, 2018 by thelittlefrench@zoho.com. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
This history of the contribution of Spain and Cuba to the American War of Independence continues to be largely ignored by the Americans and the world in general, including Spaniards and Latin Americans. This new presentation of my previous work includes three additional chapters with new data and information to make it more up to date.
We Stood Our Ground
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,120. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
A groundbreaking work examining 18th Century Lexington and the Battle of Lexington.
History of Colonial America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2018 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Colonial America was the result of the efforts of Europeans who came to America to maximize the opportunity for their own nation in terms of wealth and to mark their presence all over the world.
Playing the Indian Card
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 177,710. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Native American
Everything you think you know about Canada's "First Nations" is wrong!
Bullion Bend Confederate Stagecoach Robbers, Murder Trials, and the California Supreme Court — Oh My!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,720. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » True Crime » Wild west
Sound unbelievable? It might, but it’s all true. Even the most creative mind would be hard-stretched to conjure up what’s contained in this historical account. Eyewitness accounts testify to facts stranger than fiction.
Secrets of Garrett County: Little-Known Stories & Hidden History of Maryland's Westernmost County
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,740. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
Garrett County, MD, is known for its natural beauty, but hidden in the valleys, beneath the ground in coal mines, and in the attics of homes are true stories of crimes, cover-ups, legends, and life in Garrett County. Secrets of Garrett County tells stories of coal mining and railroads, crime and war, interesting people and unusual incidents. These are stories that you won't read in history texts.
Massachusetts Bay Colony
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2018 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
The particular colony of the Massachusetts Bay had been the British settlement located in Massachusetts during the 17th century. It had been the most successful as well as the profitable colonies in New England. The given Massachusetts Bay and its respective colonies had been founded the respective Massachusetts Bay Company at the time of the Migration of the Great Puritans.
Plymouth Colony
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2018 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Plymouth colony, also called New Plymouth, was a 16th century English Colony located at the fringe of Massachusetts Bay. Often known as the first settlement of Europeans on English terrain the formation of this colony (starting from 1620) has a story of its own.
The Watergate Scandal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2018 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
The particular Watergate Scandal had begun during the morning of 17th June, 1972. This was the time when various burglars had been arrested in the respective office of the DNC (Democratic National Committee) that had been located at the Watergate Complex of the series building situated in Washington D.C.
History of Civil Rights Movement in USA
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2018 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
The civil rights movement in the United States of America along with massive protest movements against all forms of racial discrimination and segregation that had occurred in the southern provinces of the United States of America that had come to its natural prominence during the time of the mid-1950s had shaped the given civil rights movement in the United States of America.